Over the years, a large body of knowledge has developed regarding the ways in which space flight affects the health of the personnel involved. Now, for the first time, this clinical knowledge on how to diagnose and treat conditions that either develop during a mission or because of a mission has been compiled by Drs. Michael Barratt and Sam L. Pool of the NASA/Johnson Space Center. Complete with detailed information on the physiological and psychological affects of space flight as well as how to diagnose and treat everything from dental concerns to decompression to dermatological problems encountered, this text is a must have for all those associated with aerospace medicine.Variable Short-term response (Max 17-day flight) Respiratory frequency a9% c/ w preflight standing, n = 8, 2 Shuttle flights of 9 aamp; 14 days  a 15% c/w preflight standing, n = 8, 2 Shuttle flights of 9 aamp; 14 days  a 5% after 24h c/w preflightanbsp;...
|Title||:||Principles of Clinical Medicine for Space Flight|
|Author||:||Michael R. Barratt, Sam Lee Pool|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2008-03-20|